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What Is an Indemnitor?

Have you suddenly found yourself needing to bail a friend or loved one out of jail? Then there are a few bail-related terms you’re likely unfamiliar with if you’ve never needed to get a bail bond before. One of these terms, indemnitor, refers specifically to the individual who’s signing for the bail bond. Is that […]

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What Does Bail Mean?

If you are like most people, you have heard about bail from the movies or the late night news in reference to a crime. However, most people are not sure what bail really means. The media rarely, if ever, provides a plain English explanation of what the word “bail” means and why it is so […]

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How Do Bail Bonds Work?

If you are not exactly sure how bail bonds work, you are not alone. Most people have a general idea of what bail bonds are all about yet do not know exactly what the process entails. Let’s demystify bail bonds once and for all by shining some light on the truth. The Basics of Bail […]

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Types of Bail Bond Collateral

Most people know that paying bail gets you out of jail so that you can return to work and life as usual until the ensuing court hearing. However, most people are unaware of the fact that there are different types of collateral for bail bonds. This means if you don’t have the cash necessary to […]

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How to Bail Someone Out of Jail

Jail is a scary prospect. In some situations, it ultimately ends up being nothing more than a minor setback, but in plenty of scenarios, extended time in jail can ruin a person’s life. The way our justice system works, if someone is in jail, they won’t be released until the courts settle the case or […]

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